8 incredible real-life castaway stories
Thu, Mar 20, 2014 at 4:47 PM
Survival reality shows and movies like "Castaway" romanticize what it's like to survive alone on a deserted island, but these dramatizations pale in comparison to real-life castaway stories. History is wrought with harrowing survival stories of exiled castoffs and marooned travelers who have defied the odds and survived.
Here's our list of eight such real-life stories.